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Diocese of Buga

Dioecesis Buguensis



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General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 29 June 1966
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Cali
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Colombia
  • Square Kilometers: 3,997 (1,543 Square Miles)
  • Mailing Address: Curia Episcopal, Carrera 14 N. 4-83, Buga, Valle, Colombia
  • Telephone: (22)227.18.12; 227.18.66
  • Fax: 236.63.36

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 June 1966ErectedArchdiocese of Cali
Diocese of Palmira
Diocese of Buga (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
1966533,795.0%302555020ap1967
1970669,598.0%54268004124828ap1971
1976384,000424,20090.5%5432864,4655618833ap1977
1980430,000495,00086.9%5825835,18014817434ap1981
1990487,000630,00077.3%5723806,08733416646ap1991
1999474,358558,06985.0%81251064,47563214348ap2000
2000474,358558,06985.0%83261094,35163415249ap2001
2001474,358558,69084.9%105241293,67773017855ap2002
2002450,500560,25080.4%7416905,00571913155ap2003
2003491,127569,12786.3%92261184,16273114356ap2004
2004491,127569,12786.3%75261014,86263315156ap2005
2006528,000587,00089.9%78261045,07643413362ap2007
2012569,000633,00089.9%86231095,22052613066ap2013

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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